Sunday June 05, 1988

US date format: 6/5/1988, UK date format: 5/6/1988

It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 5, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Austin Daye and Steelo Brim. In that special week of June people in US were listening to One More Try by George Michael. In UK With A Little Help From My Friends / She's Leaving Home by Wet Wet Wet / Billy Bragg With Cara Tivey was in the top 5 hits. Puss in Boots, directed by Eugene Marner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while Chaos by James Gleick was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Big Picture. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hard Head or Knight Rider.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of N�r (Light) - First day of the fifth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Feast of Saint Boniface.
  • Seychelles - Liberation Day.
  • National holiday of Denmark (Constitution Day).
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Events

  • 58th French Mens Tennis: Mats Wilander beats Henri Leconte (75 62 61)
  • Laura Davies wins LPGA Jamie Farr Toledo Golf Classic
  • Russian orthodox church celebrates 1,000th anniversary
  • The first National Cancer Survivors Day is held.

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Movies

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Puss in Boots

Puss in Boots

Directed by: Eugene Marner

Starring: Christopher Walken, Jason Connery, Carmela Marner, Yossi Graber

The Presidio

The Presidio

Directed by: Peter Hyams

Starring: Sean Connery, Mark Harmon, Meg Ryan, Jack Warden

Big

Big

Directed by: Penny Marshall

Starring: Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins, Robert Loggia, John Heard

Country: United States of America

The Frog Prince

The Frog Prince

Directed by: Jackson Hunsicker

Starring: Aileen Quinn, John Paragon, Helen Hunt, Clive Revill

A Handful of Dust

A Handful of Dust

Directed by: Charles Sturridge

Starring: James Wilby, Kristin Scott Thomas, Richard Beale, Jackson Kyle

TV Series

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The Big Picture

The Big Picture

Directed by: Eric Lartigau

TV Pirata

TV Pirata

Starring: Débora Bloch, Louise Cardoso, Regina Casé, Luiz Fernando Guimarães

Country: Brazil

The Movie Game

The Movie Game

Garbage Pail Kids

Garbage Pail Kids

Slime Time

Slime Time

Days to next June 05

If June 05, 1988 is your birthday you're 32 years, 3 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 8 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Chaos by James Gleick

Chaos

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The million-copy bestseller by National Book Award nominee and Pulitzer Prize finalist James Gleick that reveals the science behind chaos theoryNational bestsellerMore than a million copies soldA work of popular science

Love In The Time Of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Love In The Time Of Cholera

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In their youth, Florentino Ariza and Fermina Daza fall passionately in love. When Fermina eventually chooses to marry a wealthy, well-born doctor, Florentino is devastated, but he is a romantic.

The Mysteries Of Pittsburgh by Michael Chabon

The Mysteries Of Pittsburgh

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The enthralling debut from bestselling novelistMichael Chabon is a penetrating narrative of complexfriendships, father-son conflicts, and the awakening of a young man’s sexualidentity.

Prelude To Foundation by Isaac Asimov

Prelude To Foundation

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It is the year 12,020 G.E. and Emperor Cleon I sits uneasily on the Imperial throne of Trantor. Here in the great multidomed capital of the Galactic Empire, forty billion people

Washington Goes To War by David Brinkley

Washington Goes To War

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Though it is today the hub of international affairs and government, Washington, D.C. was once little more than a small Southern town that happened to host our nationally elected officials.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Arcade Game Construction Kit

Arcade Game Construction Kit

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Game Creation System

Publisher: Brøderbund

HotShot

HotShot

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, PC DOS, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Bat-and-ball

Publisher: Addictive Games/Prism Leisure

Exile

Exile

Platform: Acorn Electron, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Amiga, Atari ST, CD32

Genre: Arcade adventure

Publisher: Superior Software, Audiogenic

Hard Head

Hard Head

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Platform

Knight Rider

Knight Rider

Platform: NES/Family Computer

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Acclaim

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 05, 1988?

On June 05, 1988 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is June 05, 1988?

On June 05, 1988 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 05, 1988?

On June 05, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 05, 1988?

On June 05, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 05, 1988?

On June 05, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 05, 1988?

On June 05, 1988 several famous people were born including, Austin Daye, Ajinkya Rahane, Steelo Brim.

Which famous people died on June 05, 1988?

Famous people died on June 05, 1988 include, Clarence M Pendleton.

What was the number one song in June 05, 1988?

The number one song in the week of June 05, 1988 was One More Try by George Michael in US and With A Little Help From My Friends / She's Leaving Home by Wet Wet Wet / Billy Bragg With Cara Tivey in UK.

What were the top hits on June 05, 1988?

The top hits on June 05, 1988 were One More Try by George Michael, Shattered Dreams by Johnny Hates Jazz, Naughty Girls (Need Love Too) by Samantha Fox in US and With A Little Help From My Friends / She's Leaving Home by Wet Wet Wet / Billy Bragg With Cara Tivey, Doctorin' The Tardis by The Timelords, I Owe You Nothing by Bros in UK.


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